The State of Food Insecurity in the World

Online, 17 Sep 2014. ‘The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2014’ has been released. The report presents the current state of undernourishment around the world, and informs on the progress of the Millennium Development Goals (MDG’s) on hunger as well as on the World Food Summit hunger targets. This year’s edition is focused on ‘strengthening the enabling environment to improve food security and nutrition’.

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Online, 3 Sep 2014. A great deal of food security and nutrition information is targeted at decision makers and aims at contributing to evidence based policy making. A new online discussion explores the factors that contribute to the information we produce actually being used in policy making processes – in particular at the country and regional level.

Post-harvest losses in potato value chains in Kenya

Online, 2 Sep 2014. This study presents an analysis of food losses in the harvesting, processing and marketing stages and identifies options for the reduction of such losses at the operational and policy level. The study was commissioned by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) on behalf of BMZ.

Italian EU Presidency

Online, 25 Aug 2014. “…to highlight (agriculture and rural development) as a priority within the framework of the Post-2015 agenda …” – this call was placed at the center of the development perspectives of Italy serving as the Presidency of the Council of the European Union for this semester.

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